AFC Cup: JDT grab narrow edge vs Ceres Negros in zonal semis

January 20, 2020

first_imgJDT scored a third goal with a slice of good fortune three minutes later when Hazwan’s quick turn and shot was deflected by Super Herrera and wrongfooted Muller.Ceres needs at least a 1-0 win in the second leg at Panaad Stadium on May 31 to advance on away goals.The other semifinal pits another PFL side, Global Cebu, and Singapore’s Home United, which snatched a late equalizer to forge a 2-2 draw in the first leg at Rizal Memorial Stadium last Tuesday.The second leg will be played at Jalan Besar Stadium on May 30.ADVERTISEMENT Trump’s impeachment defense, prosecutors dig in Swing Out Sister back to PH this April Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next CONTRIBUTED PHOTOJOHOR BAHRU – Philippines Football League side Ceres-Negros picked up two crucial away goals but it wasn’t enough to take the advantage in their AFC Cup Asean zonal semifinal tie against Johor Darul Ta’zim Wednesday night at Larkin Stadium here.JDT, the 2015 AFC Cup champion, rallied from a goal down to snatch a 3-2 victory over the Bacolod side in an enthralling clash witnessed by 14,280 fans.ADVERTISEMENT Argentine striker Gonzalo Cabrera put the hosts in front with a well placed strike past Roland Muller in the 18th minute, before Ceres equalized through Fernando Rodriguez’s diving header off a cross from OJ Porteria.The Busmen led 2-1 after Bienvenido Maranon scored with a curling strike from long range in the 25th minute, but goals from Safiq Rahim in the 44th minute and Hazwan Bakri in the 68th minute gave the Malaysians the edge.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC returnSPORTSBreak new groundCeres nearly went ahead in first half stoppage time but Porteria skied his effort after the JDT defense misjudged Manny Ott’s delivery.Porteria also forced a diving save from Farizal Marlias eight minutes after the restart, before Ott had a free kick saved in the 66th minute. Presidency bid needs ‘deep reflection’ – Sara Duterte Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. China reports 17 new cases in viral pneumonia outbreak MOST READ Gerald: Just because I’ve been bashed doesn’t mean I’d stop working LATEST STORIES For Ina, portraying a zombie is like an ‘out-of-body experience’ Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Ex-Bulacan town vice mayor, village chief shot dead Gilas’ Blatche shrugs off injury: ‘I’ll be okay’ Yanson buses to keep operating despite legal battle View comments End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendlast_img

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